2011 MLB Home Run Derby: 13 Reasons to Watch

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2011 MLB Home Run Derby: 13 Reasons to Watch
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The All-Star festivities are in full swing.

The Futures Game kicked off the break with a look at the future, and now it's time for the power hitters to crush the ball so hard it breaks the space-time continuum.

Tonight we will see the first-ever Home Run Derby with team captains (and the captains' choices).

Big Papi leads the AL with fellow Dominicans Jose Bautista and Robinson Cano and his teammate Adrian Gonzalez.

Against him is Prince Fielder with the NL "power Matts," Matt Holliday and Matt Kemp, and his third most powerful teammate, Rickie Weeks.

Here are the reasons why you should tune in to watch the power show at the Home Run Derby.

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